(Ugandan Traditional, Yoga, African Contemporary)
Robert Ssempijja is a Ugandan dancer and instructor that use a combination of traditional African dance combined with urban styles and techniques like contemporary dance in his art. He’s schooled in techniques from Burkina Faso and is currently doing a diploma in dance at Ecole des Sables in Senegal. He use his knowledge in dance in the professional area, but he’s also a great part of developing contemporary dance in Uganda due to his voluntary work with dance practice for kids in the country. Robert also gives dance classes for professional dancers two times a week at the Ugandan National Cultural Center. Outside the work with dance, he runs an art-foundation for kids in a community in Kampala.